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Polysiphonia flavescens Zanardini

Publication details
Polysiphonia flavescens Zanardini 1874: 490

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1874). Phyceae australicae novae vel minus cognitae. Flora 57: 486-490, 497-505.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polysiphonia mollis J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hab. Georgetown Tasmaniae - (Miss Goodwin.) [Georgetown, Tasmania, Australia] (Zanardini 1874: 490). Holotype: Miss Goodwin; MCVE (Womersley 2003: 184).

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Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

Key references
De Toni, A. (1907). Sopra alcune Polysiphonia inedite o rare. Nuova Notarisia 18: 153-168.

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